Posted on Friday, May 13, 2011
in Emotional, How To, Relational
QUESTION: My friend/daughter/son/lover feels hopeless and wishes he/she was dead. What can I do?
1 – If you believe that this is an emergency: Call 911
2 – If you think that there is immediate risk:
Have they thought about suicide recently?
Does he/she have a plan?
Does he/she have the means immediately accessible to carry out their plan there?
Is there anyone else in the home (or wherever their location)?
3 – If you feel concerned and want to offer helpful help, here’s help: